SNOMED CT


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SNOMED CT

(Systematized Nomenclature Of MEDicine Clinical Terms) A comprehensive classification of medical clinical terminology. Administered by the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO), SNOMED CT contains more than 300,000 numerical medical designations used worldwide by physicians and providers to exchange health information. See ICD, LOINC and healthcare IT.
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In the ED data, traffic-related road trauma using SNOMED CT was identified from the 2,010 available road transport-related SNOMED CT concept IDs provided to the investigators by the National E-Health Transition Authority (NEHTA).
Below are two examples showing how SNOMED CT and ICD-10-AM/ACHI represent the same 'thing' differently.
SNOMED CT is a registered trademark of the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation.
As Robyn explains, 'I underwent a steep learning curve to familiarise myself with the SNOMED CT concept model and the back-end technicalities of how it is delivered.
For clinicians, there are many challenges associated with preparing for the Stage 2 Meaningful Use requirements, with the conversion to SNOMED CT being one of the most significant," said Dr.
FDB MedKnowledge disease identifiers to SNOMED CT clinical findings, supporting the use of patient problem lists for decision support (to be offered in a future release).
Healthland will integrate these tools with its inpatient and outpatient electronic health record (EHR) systems to support terminologies such as SNOMED CT and ICD-10 on a single platform.
TermManager, a code set management and collaborative mapping application, cost-effectively supports healthcare data interoperability initiatives by enabling widespread access to national healthcare vocabulary standards including SNOMED CT, LOINC, ICD, RxNorm and NDF-RT.
Find diagnoses and problem lists more quickly and easily by leveraging PFT and standardized terminologies such as SNOMED CT and ICD-10;
the impact of differences between ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM/PCS, and SNOMED CT code sets;
MDeverywhere will integrate the HLI software with its Web-based charge capture software to make it easier for clinicians to record diagnoses and problems, while supporting standardized terminologies such as SNOMED CT and ICD-10.
In addition to being of immediate value to EHR developers and users, these resources will assist the distributed enhancement of standard vocabularies, such as SNOMED CT, to better meet U.